PICT Roadmap

At the beginning…

PICT creates open access resources!

PICT provides free and public resources for a global, critical community:

  • PICT Public Lectures
  • PICT Podcasts
  • PICT Blogs
  • dePICTions, PICT’s own critical journal
  • At least 1 free PICT course, workshop, or tour per semester for members

At present (250+ paying members)

PICT slashes course enrollment fees for members!

  • 18-hour courses: slashed from 415 euros to 185 euros
  • PICT Aegean Summer School: slashed from 750 euros to 500 euros

Once we’ve reached 1000 paying members…

PICT goes totally free!
PICT abolishes enrollment fees, making its entire semesterly academic program free for members:

  • 4 eighteen-hour courses
  • 1 two-day creative writing workshop
  • 1 one-day creative writing workshop
  • 3 eight-hour children’s workshops
  • 2 three-hour scholarly walking tours
  • Instructors compensated via membership contributions rather than enrollment fees

Once we’ve reached 2000 paying members…

PICT compensates content providers!

PICT expands its free academic program while launching a compensation scheme for content providers:

  • 1 additional eighteen-hour course
  • 2 additional three-hour scholarly tours
  • PICT Aegean Summer School
  • Compensation for PICT writers
  • Compensation for PICT public lecturers
  • Research fund for PICT faculty members

Once we’ve reached 3000 paying members…

PICT introduces fellowships and prizes!

PICT expands its free academic program while launching global fellowships and prizes open to all applicants:

  • 2 additional eighteen-hour courses
  • 1 additional one-day creative writing workshop
  • dePICTions Global Essay Prize
  • PICT Global Research Fellowships